Tag : Transport Agency


Gorge highway slip repairs prove a long haul

Contrafed PUblishing
A series of large slips that forced the closure of SH1 through the Mangamuka Gorge last July is taking some time to repair. Richard Silcock...

Common bonds and challenges

Contractor Magazine
By Jonathan Bhana-Thomson, chief executive, NZ Heavy Haulage Association. Attendance at the Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association’s Transport Symposium in Houston recently by myself enabled...

Perspectives 2019: New agenda for land transport

Contrafed PUblishing
By Brett Gliddon,  NZTA general manager System Design and Delivery Last year’s Government Policy Statement on land transport and adoption of the 2018-21 National Land...

NZTA works with industry on transport shift

Jonathan Whittaker
IT HAS BEEN a busy few weeks for the Transport Agency, says Fergus Gammie, chief executive, NZ Transport Agency, as we have worked with local...

Mt Messenger to Awakino Gorge improvements

Jonathan Whittaker
Since 2007 11 deaths and 45 serious injuries have occurred on a section of SH3, making it a high priority for improvement. Richard Silcock checks...